| Oct 28, 2011
| 1:46 PM
Lindsey Pinkham, senior vice president and secretary of the Connecticut Bankers Association, scoffs at the idea that loads of pissed-off consumers will soon be switching their money out of giants like Bank of America to protest new fees.
He says he hasn&...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:20 PM
In a blow to the administration, Governor Dannel Malloy's trusted chief of staff, his deputy chief, and communications director are all leaving.
Timothy F. Bannon, a workhorse who has held numerous positions in state government and the private sector,...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 10:36 AM
An Alaska soldier with post-traumatic stress disorder spent the past three months working with an assistance dog that helped him through his symptoms of PTSD. On Thursday, however, Sgt. Jason Wideman handed Scotty the golden retriever back over to a local...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 10:37 AM
The Courant asked several key political figures how Sept. 11 unfolded for them. Former U.S. Christopher Dodd gave this account via written statement:
My memories of Sept. 11 and the days that followed are of powerfully mixed emotions. Our first daughter,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 2:18 PM
Connecticut was the only state in the union to move uniformly to the left after the 2010 elections. While other states rushed to elect Tea Party-backed Republicans, we sent liberal Democrats to the House. Richard Blumenthal beat billionaire Linda McMahon,...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 3:03 PM
Oh, Amiee Klem. Since you feel Washington is ignoring this noble Occupy movement (“Laughing all the way to the bank,” Nov. 11), the 99%, please suggest they pull away from the evil 1% bankers and start over.
Begin their rally in front of...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 3:53 AM
President and Michelle Obama: "Michelle and I are saddened to learn of the passing of Steve Jobs. Steve was among the greatest of American innovators - brave enough to think differently, bold enough to believe he could change the world, and talented...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 3:51 PM
President Barack Obama launched an onslaught against banks and Republicans on Thursday for working to block financial reform, using a populist tone amid public anger over Wall Street practices.
Obama, a Democrat who is fighting for re-election in 2012...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 8:15 PM
The fabricated petitions that The Tribune and Howey Politics Indiana have uncovered were the product of a petitioning process that has confounded campaigns over and over again.
The fake signatures uncovered during our investigation of 2008 primary...
| Dec 24, 2011
Carrie Fisher has done an excellent job of reinventing herself as ... Carrie Fisher, evolving from ingenue actress and geek pinup to salty, tell-it-like-it-is writer and humorist. And as Just Carrie Fisher she has a lot to say, mostly about her odd but...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 9:00 PM
In the midst of the debt ceiling debate and continued economic uncertainty, it might be helpful to see how we reached the current situation. Are there any lessons for us?
The economic crisis shows little sign of improvement after three years of...
| Mar 24, 2007
THERE IS A subject being forgotten in the 2008 Democratic race for the White House.
While all the major candidates are vying for the black and Latino vote, they are completely ignoring one of the most pressing issues affecting those constituencies: the...